[mythtv-users] Asterisk and Myth on the same box

Chris Isip cmisipster at gmail.com
Sun Sep 30 19:23:18 UTC 2007

Do you use a software sip phone on the myth/asterisk box. If not, perhaps
you can try editing modules.conf and adding
noload => chan_alsa.so

I also have freepbx running on my mythbox but I use a sipura 841 hardware
sip phone.

On 9/30/07, Brian Wood <beww at beww.org> wrote:
> Nick Cappelletti wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > I've had a Myth box running for some time now, and it runs great.  I
> > have spent plenty of time putting it together and documenting the entire
> > process just incase I "fix it 'till it's broke" as my wife would put it.
> :)
> >
> > Anyway, I have been wanting to put together an Asterisk box for some
> > time and managed to create some directions on putting together one on
> > Debian with FreePBX.  It works great in a virtual environment on my Mac,
> > but I don't have any extra hardware to have a dedicated Asterisk box.
> > This is where my Myth box comes into play.  I built a virtual machine,
> > installed Debian and then Myth.  I then proceeded to use my directions
> > for Asterisk and the integration went pretty smooth, so I decided to
> > install Asterisk on my production Myth box.  Well, everything is OK,
> > except when I restart.  I have no audio until I run alsaconf again and
> > reconfigure my sound card.
> >
> > I didn't see any errors on /var/log/messages.  Any help anyone can give
> > me would be fantastic!  If anyone is interested on how I built either
> > system here are the links:
> > http://www.switchtower.org/index.php/Debian_Mythtv
> > http://www.switchtower.org/index.php/Asterisk_Debian
> I'd look into one of the Linksys NSLU2s (aka: "slugs"). A lot of people
> have been using them very successfully as Asterisk boxes. They sold
> originally for $99 but I got some on closeout at Walmart for $25. You
> might find some on E-Bay or the like as well.
> http://www.nslu2-linux.org/
> http://www.nslu2-linux.org/wiki/Optware/Asterisk?from=Unslung.Asterisk
> Given what an Asterisk box does I think having it be a dedicated
> machine, that can run for days on a cheap UPS, would be a distinct
> advantage.
> beww
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